Archive for the 'Family' Category

I won a Grammy award. Okay. Just kidding. At least not yet. In this episode, I sang. In the shower :) Seriously, I dedicate this episode to immigrants. For choosing Canada or anywh...

Restarting life in Canada over the last seven years has not been a walk in the park for me and my family I but it's been rewarding and fulfilling. In this episode, I share some key...

One of the tough decisions that permanent residents have to make is how to handle the intersection between their careers and their responsibilities as parents. Many make the decisi...

Is Canada Racist? Well, I spilled the beans in this episode. Since I have had people ask me this question under the radar at different times, I thought it's high time I shared my p...

Today's question is very direct - when is the best time to buy a car? A fair question that has different undertones to it. In this nine-minute episode, I shared my objective though...

Is it possible to combine full-time work with part-time Schooling and what do I need to know? This is another interesting question from a listener. I offered a few perspectives to ...

I am planning to land and live in Calgary but I am confused. Should I live in the SW, NE, NW or the SE? There are different opinions about this and rightfully so. Well, there are m...

A senior shared why his gym membership wasn’t working for him despite being at the gym every single day of this year. When he shared his experience, I caught what the challenge w...

Sometimes, our upbringing, life experiences and native culture condition us to see and approach life in specific ways. And there is nothing necessarily wrong with this. The challen...

Today, I thought to share with you 111 important lessons that I have learned in my six years of integration into the Canadian system. This list is not ranked or grouped in any mann...